List of Awards

 

THE BADGER KNIGHT (2014)

Bank Street Best Children’s Books, 2015

Children’s Book Council Notable Social Studies Trade Book, 2015

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2014


State Award Nominations


2015-2016

Vermont


SEEING RED (2013)


Jane Addams Award Honor Book, 2014

Library of Virginia Awards Honorable Mention, 2014

Jefferson Cup Honor Book, 2014

Bank Street Best Children’s Books, 2014


State Award Nominations


2015-2016

Florida

Virginia


2014-2015

Pennsylvania


THE ABSOLUTE VALUE OF MIKE (2011)


YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014

Crystal Kite Award, 2012

Bank Street Best Children’s Books (Outstanding Merit), 2012

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2011

“Best Children’s Books of 2011,” BookPage

American Library Association’s Best Fiction for Young Adults Nominee, 2011

Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens Nominee, 2012


State Award Nominations


2013-2014

Oklahoma

Missouri (preliminary list)


2013

North Carolina


2012

Pennsylvania


MOCKINGBIRD (2010)


Shortlisted for the Redbridge Children’s Book Award (UK), 2012

Longlisted for the UKLA Award (UK Literary Association), 2012

National Book Award Winner, 2010

International Reading Association Award, 2011

Crystal Kite Award, 2011

Golden Kite Honor Book, 2011

Southern Independent Booksellers Award, 2011

American Library Association’s Children’s Notable Book, 2011

American Library Association’s Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011

Bank Street Best Children’s Books (Outstanding Merit), 2011

Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens, 2011

Dolly Gray Children’s Literature Award, 2012

New York Public Library’s Children’s Books 2010:  100 Titles for Reading and Sharing

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2010


State Award Nominations


2013 - 2014

Illinois

Indiana

Washington


2012 - 2013

Arizona

Arkansas--Honor Book

Delaware

Iowa

Massachusetts--Honor Book

Missouri

Nevada

New Jersey

South Carolina


2011-2012

Georgia

Hawaii

Kansas

Kentucky

Maine

North Carolina

Texas

Vermont--Honor Book

Virginia

West Virginia

Wisconsin


QUAKING (2007)


American Library Association’s “Top Ten” Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers, 2008

Voice of Youth Advocates’ Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers, 2007

Bank Street’s Best Children’s Books, 2008

American Library Association’s Best Books for Young Adults Nominee, 2008

Virginia Reader’s Choice list, 2009-2010


State Award Nominations


2010

Virginia